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James Bond Trumpeter Derek Watkins Dies At 68

Derek Watkins was hardly a household name but in his 68-years he played on every James Bond soundtrack from the very first one ‘Dr No’ through to ‘Skyfall’.

March 24, 2013
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Justin Timberlake Debuts At Number One On ARIA Album Chart

The third studio album for Justin Timberlake becomes his second No.1 album in Australia as “The 20/20 Experience” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums chart, plus is also certified Gold, something which the previous five No.1 debuts did not achieve.

March 24, 2013
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Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Become First Act Since Kylie To Have First Three Singles Go To Number One

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis land their third consecutive number one single in Australia this week as “Can’t Hold Us” (featuring Ray Dalton) rises one place to take out the top spot on the ARIA Singles Chart.

March 24, 2013
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Austin’s Iconic Venue Antone’s Is Moving

Now that SXSW is over for another year, Antone’s, the iconic Austin venue founded by Clifford Antone, is moving across town.

March 23, 2013
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Counting Crows Postpone Wellington, New Zealand Show Tonight

Illness has forced the Counting Crows show for Wellington, New Zealand tonight to be postponed for 24-hours.

March 23, 2013
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John Mayer Returning To Live Work After Two-Year Recovery

John Mayer has been given the go ahead to return to live work he was suddenly sidelined two years ago because of throat granuloma.

March 23, 2013
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David Bowie Aladdin Sane Remastered For 40th Anniversary

David Bowie’s sixth album ‘Aladdin Sane’ has been given a make-over for its 40th Anniversary.

March 23, 2013
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My Chemical Romance Split

My Chemical Romance have surprised fans with a sudden announcement that they have split up.

March 23, 2013
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Morrissey Told To Give It Up By Doctors

Morrissey needs to quit. Doctors have warned the UK singer that he should consider retiring after a long line of medical problems since the beginning of the year.

March 23, 2013
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Eddie Van Halen and LL Cool J Sample Posted Online LISTEN

Last week Eddie Van Halen revealed that he was in the studio working on new music with LL Cool J and this week a sample from the session has been unveiled.

March 23, 2013
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Craig David Still Plans To Visit Australia Despite Tour Disaster

Craig David is still planning on visiting Australia next week despite his promoter Able Touring going missing in action on the eve of the tour.

March 23, 2013
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AC/DC Have “Nothing In The Works Right Now”

AC/DC fans, there is currently nothing happening with the band.

March 23, 2013
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The Beatles Please Please Me Turns 50 VIDEO

The Beatles debuted album 'Please Please Me' is 50-years old this week. Producer George Martin said the album was made in one day.

March 23, 2013
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Bruce Springsteen Plays Final Unique Show For Sydney SETLIST

Bruce Springsteen played the third of his three-date Sydney shows last night with another completely unique experience for the die-hard fans who went to every one.

March 23, 2013
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The Production Company Announces 2013 Season

The 15th season of The Production Company will feature ‘Gypsy’, ‘Singing In The Rain’ and ‘The Pirates of Penzance’.

March 22, 2013
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Neil Young Plays Surfer Joe For First Time In 23 Years

Neil Young dug deep into his Crazy Horse set last night in Auckland, performing ‘Surfer Joe and Moe The Sleaze’.

March 22, 2013
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Stone Roses Documentary Will Debut In Manchester

Shane Meadows' highly anticipated documentary THE STONE ROSES: MADE OF STONE, about the legendary Manchester band, will open on 5 June.

March 22, 2013
Hurts Announce New Single And Tour Dates

Hurts have announced they will release 'Blind', the second single from their new album 'Exile', on 12th May through Major Label and have announced a UK and European tour in October and November, which will be the bands biggest tour to date.

March 22, 2013
Girls Aloud
Girls Aloud Confirm Split On Twitter

Girls Aloud have called it quits.

March 22, 2013
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Kings Of Leon To Issue Definitive Collector’s Boxset

From the small clubs of Nashville to London's biggest arenas, Kings of Leon have established themselves as one of the biggest rock acts of the 21st century.

March 22, 2013
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Chubby Checker Pink Floyd And Ramones Inducted Into National Recording Registry

The Library of Congress announced the 25 recordings to be placed in the National Recording Registry for 2013.

March 22, 2013
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Bobby Brown Serves Just 9 Hours Of His 55-Day Jail Sentence

Bobby Brown must have been incredibly good during the nine hours that he was in jail, as that is what he ended up serving of his 55 day sentence for DUI.

March 22, 2013
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The Eagles Announce New Tour

The Eagles have announced that they will be touring behind their new documentary, History of the Eagles, beginning July 6 in Louisville, KY.

March 22, 2013
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Craig David Australian Tour Cancelled After Promoter Bolts

Craig David’s Australian tour is no longer happening and his promoter has gone into hiding.

March 22, 2013
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Pink Stops Show To Comfort Crying Fan

Pink stopped halfway through an acoustic version of 'Who Knew' at a concert in Philadelphia to comfort a young girl who was crying.

March 21, 2013
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Audio From Michelle Shocked’s Tirade Surfaces

Most of those that attended said that Michelle Shocked melted down, spewing homophobic comments about the gay community and gay marriage.

March 21, 2013
Dick Clark
Dick Clark To Be Honoured At Country Music Awards By Garth Brooks And George Strait

The ACM Awards on April 7 will have a very special performance as the organizations last two Artists of the Decade, George Strait and Garth Brooks, will perform together for the first time and it's all for the late Dick Clark.

March 21, 2013
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Barbra Streisand Announces European And U.K. Dates

Barbra Streisand is bringing her live show to Europe in June with dates that include first time appearances in Cologne and Amsterdam.

March 21, 2013
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Melbourne Claims Live Music Capital Of Australia Title

Melbourne has claimed the Live Music Capital of Australia title following a live music census.

March 21, 2013
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Bruce Springsteen Debuts Last To Die In Sydney

Bruce Springsteen has performed ‘Last To Die’ from his 2007 album ‘Magic’ for the first time since the Wrecking Ball tour began in Austin a year ago.

March 21, 2013